Physical Therapy - Chiropractic Doctor

Physical Therapy 107
Elastic Therapeutic Taping

3.0

Hour 1

  • Discuss the history of elastic taping.
  • Define the anatomy of fascial layers in the human body, and how the mechanotransduction concept relates to the use of elastic taping.
  • Recognize the most common indications and contraindications for the use of elastic tape within the manual therapist’s practice.
  • Describe the application process of elastic taping .

Hour 2

  • Discuss the evidence providing support of the use of elastic taping
  • Outline various conservative management options for taping musculoskeletal problems
  • Construct a treatment plan for a typical patient with acute traumatic swelling
  • Apply specific taping techniques for certain biomechanical dysfunctions

Hour 3

  • Describe and demonstrate the application of elastic taping procedures for carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Describe and demonstrate the application of elastic taping procedures for biomechanical low back pain
  • Describe and demonstrate the application of elastic taping procedures for shoulder stabilization
  • Describe and demonstrate the application of elastic taping procedures for knee osteoarthritis

Illes-Rector, DC

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Physical Therapy 106
US, Cryotherapy, E-stim, Phonophoresis and Safety

1.0

  • Identify principles, indications and contraindications for ultrasound, heat, cold and electrical modalities
  • Utilize clinical guidelines for applying ultrasound, heat, cold and electrical modalities
  • Recognize and discuss the clinical efficacy and safety parameters of ultrasound, heat, cold and electrical modalities

Saporito, DC

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Physical Therapy 105
Treating patients with light energy, LASERS, LEDs and UV

3.0

  • Define laser
  • Discuss the critical properties of laser light and the categories of lasers
  • Define power density and energy density
  • Recognize the factors that effect the depth of penetration of light therapies
  • Explain why certain frequencies are employed with therapeutic lasers
  • Discuss the proposed physiological mechanisms of light therapy
  • List the contraindications and precautions for the use of low level laser therapy
  • Differentiate continuous wave and super pulsed laser therapy
  • Describe the application techniques for low level laser therapy
  • Describe light emitting diodes
  • Describe ultraviolet radiation and the difference between UVA, UVB and UVC
  • List the effects of UV light
  • Describe the dosage determination method for UV therapy, MED and E1 - E3
  • List the contraindications and precautions to the use of UV therapy

Saporito, DC

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Physical Therapy 104
Course Brochure
Introduction to Low Level Lasers

1.0

  • Discuss the unique properties of lasers and their clinical applications
  • Identify indications and contraindications to cold laser therapy
  • List parameters and protocols of cold laser therapy
  • Evaluate the current body of low level laser therapy clinical research
  • Explain the advantages and disadvantages of using cold laser therapy

Kinsler, DC

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Physical Therapy 103
Ultrasound: An Underused Modality

1.0

  • Explain that the key to increased utilization of ultrasound lies in chiropractic providers knowledge and training
  • Recognize the ultrasound procedure, its benefits, effects, proper application, and potential outcomes
  • Point out precautions and contraindications affiliated with ultrasound
  • Internalize a level of knowledge and comprehension of diathermal principles
  • Develop skill sets when rendering ultrasound (continuous or pulsed) therapy

Cupon/Jahn, DC, DABFP

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Physical Therapy 102
Physical Therapy Applications

1.0

  • Describe ideal pad placement for interferential therapy
  • Discuss increasing muscle strength in the elderly
  • Construct screening procedures and treatment for the TMJ
  • Relate the evaluation and treatment of whiplash
  • Review rehabilitation of ankle injuries

Schwer, DC

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Physical Therapy 101
Free Introductory Course for New Registered Chiropractic Users

1.0

  • Discuss the use of electrotherapy to control pain
  • Establish parameters for wobble board rehabilitation of the ankle
  • Describe how SI manipulation affects anterior knee pain
  • Discuss the use of post-fracture manipulation
  • Construct therapeutic exercises for patients with lumbar spinal stenosis

Powers, DC, DABCN

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